/klaw ram"byeuh sil, kloh-/, n. Pharm.
a nitrogen mustard, C14H19Cl2NO2, used in the treatment of chronic lymphocytic leukemia, malignant lymphomas, and Hodgkin's disease.
[1955-60; chlor(oethyl) + am(inophen) + BU(TYRIC ACID), components of the chemical name + -cil of uncert. derivation]

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